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Old 08-24-2003, 12:59 AM   #1
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how to remove link

i would like to know how to remove link , which is created by ln -s command. just rm is fine or?
Old 08-24-2003, 01:04 AM   #2
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Yes, just rm the link... It will NOT remove the file it points to.


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